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March Newsletter  2020
Open Education Week is March 2-6, Faculty can join us for the OER Brown Bag on March 2 from 11:30am-1:30pm in the Think Tank.  To register, go to https://canton.libwizard.com/f/OERBB, Students can create thank you notes for their professors on March 3 from 11am-1pm in the lobby.
Spring Break Hours, Friday, March 6- Closing at 5pm  Saturday, March 7 and Sunday, March 8- Closed  Monday, March 9- Friday March 13- Open 8am-4pm  Saturday, March 14- Closed  Saturday March 15- Open at noon for regular hours
Scholarly Activities, April 13-17 Please consider sharing your research, scholarship or creative works with the community  Submissions will be judged and cash prizes awarded To sign-up go to www.canton.edu/scholarly  E-mail scholarlyactivities@canton.edu with any questions
Thank you to everyone who participated in Love Your Library Day!
Ready Center Events, 3/20 – Nursing Recruitment – 11:00 am -2:00 pm – Nursing Lounge  3/25 – Dining Etiquette - 5:00 pm – MCC 212-214  3/27 – Nursing Recruitment - 11:00 am -2:00 pm-Nursing Lounge            Resume Drop-in - 1:00-3:00 Southworth Library

March Poll

What are your plans for Spring Break?
Travel: 3 votes (10.34%)
Read lots of books: 1 votes (3.45%)
Binge watch my favorite shows: 2 votes (6.9%)
Sleep all day: 0 votes (0%)
Work: 17 votes (58.62%)
Catch up with friends: 4 votes (13.79%)
Study: 2 votes (6.9%)
Total Votes: 29

Add to our Collection

Do you have a suggestion for a book or other resource that should be added to SLLC's collection?  
 
Use the Request for Library Acquisition Form to send your suggestions to our librarians!

International Day of Forests

International Day of Forests is March 21. Did you know that there is an abundance of paper waste created every day across campus? The SLLC Engagement and Outreach Committee will be hosting an information booth on March 19th from 11am to 2pm where students, faculty, and staff can all try to guess the amount of paper waste collected in SLLC in just a single month! Join us in discovering how we can reduce our waste and keep our trees safe for what they do best: sustaining diverse and stable ecosystems around the world.

Spring Break Tutoring

On-Campus Tutoring: The Betty J. Evans Tutoring Center will be closed Sunday, March 8-Saturday, March 15. Regular hours will resume on Sunday, March 16.

Online Tutoring: Online tutoring will be available through ThinkingStorm and STAR-NY.


Need help? All of our Tutors wear these large yellow buttons so you can easily find them!

Tutoring Center Feedback Survey

The Tutoring Center wants to know what you think! Please take a moment to complete our satisfaction survey about your experience at the Betty J. Evans Tutoring Center.

ThinkStorm

As a student at SUNY Canton, you have free access to ThinkingStorm’s online tutoring services. This online tutoring service is available 24/7/365 and connects you with a professional tutor. Simply log in to Blackboard using your SUNY Canton net ID and login credentials to access ThinkingStorm’s tutoring platform. Once logged in, navigate to one of your courses and use the left sidebar to access the “Tools” page. Next, scroll down and click the “ThinkingStorm” icon on the lower right column to be directed to the main page to connect to live tutoring or schedule an appointment if a tutor is not available for your desired subject. Course content areas include: Math, Science, Writing, Business, Nursing, and Design Software. Visit their website for a complete list of course availability or to check on tutor availability and schedule an appointment.

STEM Lab

STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math.

This Lab offers tutoring in a wide variety of courses related to math, science, engineering, technology, Vet. Science, Nursing, and Physical Therapy. The STEM Lab combines the services of our previous Math & Science Lab and Engineering Lab into a one-stop for students. Our services include walk-in tutoring, group study spaces, textbook loans, and access to educational resources such as A & P models, handouts, etc.

STAR-NY

STAR-NY will be open for the spring semester starting February 2, 2020 through May 7, 2020.

As a student at SUNY Canton, you have access to free online tutoring through STAR-NY. This online tutoring service connects you with professional tutors as well as your peers who are also SUNY students. Use your SUNY Canton net ID and login credentials to connect to live tutoring during open hours. Course content areas include: Math, Science, Writing, Business, Nursing, Psychology, and Computer Science. Visit their website for a complete list of course availability or to check on tutor availability and times.

Grammarly Survey

Have you used Grammarly? Tell us what you think! If you’ve used Grammarly as a student, faculty, or staff, please take a moment to fill out a brief survey about your experience.

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